Project Coordinator, Operations Europe and Central Asia
Irena Dzajkovska is a Project Coordinator in Operations South East Europe. She is mainly in charge of coordinating the implementation of the Swiss Regional Police Cooperation Programme in the Western Balkans (SPCP) as well as providing assistance to the Head of Police Programme and relevant DCAF staff in all project cycle management related tasks and responsibilities.
Prior to joining DCAF, Irena worked for 18 years in international humanitarian and development agencies in countries of Eastern Europe and Sri Lanka. Her core work has been in programme & financial management with a great focus on building the capacity of local partners in less developed countries, as well as accompanying partners in developing new programmes and acquiring and managing funds from institutional donors.
She has graduated in Economics at University in Macedonia with major in Planning and Analytics and she is fluent in English, Serbian and Italian languages.